(Dis) locating the I of the Yo in Julia Álvarez's Yo and Mario Vargas Llosa's La fiesta del Chivo


  • William Luis Vanderbilt University





Author Biography

William Luis, Vanderbilt University

Professor of Spanish and English at Vanderbilt University. Earned his PhD from Cornell University in 1980. He is the author of several books, including Literary Bondage: Slavery in Cuban Narrative (University of Texas Press, 1990), Dance Between Two Cultures: Latino Caribbean Literature Written in the United States (Vanderbilt University Press, 1997), Culture and Customs of Cuba (Greenwood Press, 2001), and Lunes de Revolución: Literatura y cultura en los primeros años de la Revolución Cubana (Verbum, 2003). Born and raised in New York City, he is widely regarded as a leading authority on Latin American, Caribbean, Afro Hispanic, and Latino U.S. literatures.




How to Cite

Luis, W. (2014). (Dis) locating the I of the Yo in Julia Álvarez’s Yo and Mario Vargas Llosa’s La fiesta del Chivo. Vanderbilt E-Journal of Luso-Hispanic Studies, 1. https://doi.org/10.15695/vejlhs.v1i0.3183